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Female model in picture hat, jacket over matching top and pants, wearing espadrilles

Kenneth Paul Block (American, 1925–2009), Designed by Evan Picone, Published by The New York Times


Height x width: 23 13/16 x 18 7/8 in. (60.5 x 48 cm)

Accession Number


Medium or Technique

Black marker, ink wash, white-out and black pastel on paper

Not On View


Americas, Contemporary Art, Prints and Drawings


Fashion illustration

Fashion illustration depicting a female model in vacation wear: picture hat, mid-thigh oversize polka dot jacket with lapels,cuffs and front pockets, over boatline neck striped top and matching pants, and wearing polka dot espadrilles

Written in pencil bottom left: “PO 4/3”
Written in marker bottom right: ” #8079 E. Picone Pant NYT 4/20 5 x 21”


The artist; gift of the artist to the MFA. (Accession date: March 25, 2009)

Credit Line

Gift of Kenneth Paul Block, made possible with the generous assistance of Jean S. and Frederic A. Sharf